Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 661 687 684
Rank change year-on-year +26 -3 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 620 623 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 535 626 687
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £28,550
90th Percentile £72,950 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,438 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.60% +3.60% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 593 £50,000 +11.11% 26
UK excluding London -27 387 £45,000 +8.60% 19
London +93 220 £58,750 -2.08% 7
South East +71 138 £45,000 - 5
North of England -114 94 £55,000 +37.50% 9
East of England +31 61 £47,000 +17.50% 3
North West -16 61 £55,000 +15.79% 4
South West +9 45 £45,000 +7.14%
Midlands +31 37 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire -72 32 £55,000 +43.79% 5
West Midlands +13 22 £35,000 -9.09% 2
East Midlands +17 17 £32,500 -15.58%
Scotland -6 9 £47,500 +35.71%
Wales +24 5 £40,000 +30.08%
North East -1 1 £40,000 +14.29%

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 620 (100.00%) .NET
2 608 (98.06%) Software Engineering
3 600 (96.77%) C#
4 361 (58.23%) SQL
5 346 (55.81%) JavaScript
6 345 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
7 332 (53.55%) ASP.NET
8 251 (40.48%) SQL Server
9 214 (34.52%) MVC
10 195 (31.45%) Microsoft
11 192 (30.97%) CSS
12 188 (30.32%) OO
13 184 (29.68%) HTML
14 182 (29.35%) Scrum
15 169 (27.26%) .NET Framework
16 166 (26.77%) AngularJS
17 164 (26.45%) Finance
18 149 (24.03%) WCF
19 129 (20.81%) Microsoft Azure
19 129 (20.81%) XML
20 125 (20.16%) T-SQL
21 124 (20.00%) RESTful
22 121 (19.52%) Windows
23 120 (19.35%) Greenfield Project
24 119 (19.19%) jQuery
25 116 (18.71%) Web Services
26 113 (18.23%) ASP.NET Web API
27 110 (17.74%) Java
27 110 (17.74%) Degree
28 106 (17.10%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (4.52%) IIS
2 9 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.29%) Kentico
4 5 (0.81%) NServiceBus
5 4 (0.65%) Confluence
6 2 (0.32%) CMS
6 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.16%) Predix
7 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Markit EDM
1 3 (0.48%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 129 (20.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.74%) SaaS
4 14 (2.26%) PaaS
5 11 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (1.29%) Office 365
8 2 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.32%) IaaS
8 2 (0.32%) Serverless
9 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.45%) Internet
2 7 (1.13%) RFID
3 6 (0.97%) HTTP
4 4 (0.65%) AMQP
4 4 (0.65%) ATM
5 3 (0.48%) Wireless
6 2 (0.32%) Broadband
6 2 (0.32%) Intranet
6 2 (0.32%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) Firewall
7 1 (0.16%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 57 (9.19%) NoSQL
3 37 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 35 (5.65%) Relational Database
5 26 (4.19%) RDBMS
6 18 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.58%) Redis
8 11 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (1.29%) MySQL
11 6 (0.97%) Event Store
11 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.81%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.65%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.48%) GIS
14 3 (0.48%) OLTP
14 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 80 (12.90%) NUnit
2 67 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 48 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (7.58%) MSTest
5 37 (5.97%) Git (software)
6 26 (4.19%) Subversion
7 25 (4.03%) JIRA
8 19 (3.06%) TeamCity
9 17 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (2.74%) Jenkins
9 17 (2.74%) Moq
10 14 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.13%) MSBuild
11 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.81%) Selenium
13 4 (0.65%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.65%) Hudson
14 3 (0.48%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.48%) SpecFlow
General
1 164 (26.45%) Finance
2 37 (5.97%) Banking
3 35 (5.65%) Retail
4 26 (4.19%) Electronics
5 24 (3.87%) Back Office
6 14 (2.26%) Marketing
7 12 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.29%) Games
9 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.13%) Legal
11 6 (0.97%) Advertising
12 4 (0.65%) Billing
13 3 (0.48%) Front Office
13 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.32%) Automotive
14 2 (0.32%) Law
14 2 (0.32%) Military
15 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (100.00%) .NET
2 332 (53.55%) ASP.NET
3 192 (30.97%) CSS
4 184 (29.68%) HTML
5 169 (27.26%) .NET Framework
6 166 (26.77%) AngularJS
7 149 (24.03%) WCF
8 129 (20.81%) XML
9 124 (20.00%) RESTful
10 119 (19.19%) jQuery
11 116 (18.71%) Web Services
12 113 (18.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 106 (17.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 104 (16.77%) WPF
15 95 (15.32%) SOAP
16 92 (14.84%) REST
17 77 (12.42%) Entity Framework
18 72 (11.61%) React
19 66 (10.65%) JSON
20 64 (10.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 120 (19.35%) Greenfield Project
2 83 (13.39%) Computer Science
3 59 (9.52%) Fintech
4 32 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 18 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.74%) Data Structures
7 16 (2.58%) User Experience
8 12 (1.94%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.45%) Smartcard
10 7 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (1.13%) Equities
10 7 (1.13%) Internet of Things
11 6 (0.97%) Graphic Design
11 6 (0.97%) Social Media
12 5 (0.81%) Reinsurance
12 5 (0.81%) Wiki
13 4 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.48%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 121 (19.52%) Windows
2 17 (2.74%) Linux
2 17 (2.74%) Windows Server
3 16 (2.58%) Android
4 13 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.61%) Windows 10
5 10 (1.61%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.65%) Unix
9 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (98.06%) Software Engineering
2 345 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (34.52%) MVC
4 188 (30.32%) OO
5 182 (29.35%) Scrum
6 89 (14.35%) TDD
7 82 (13.23%) Microservices
8 80 (12.90%) Test Automation
9 78 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (11.61%) MVVM
11 60 (9.68%) SOLID
12 59 (9.52%) Use Case
13 53 (8.55%) Unit Testing
14 52 (8.39%) Service Delivery
15 51 (8.23%) UML
16 49 (7.90%) DSDM
16 49 (7.90%) RUP
17 43 (6.94%) OOP
18 42 (6.77%) E-Commerce
19 39 (6.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 600 (96.77%) C#
2 361 (58.23%) SQL
3 346 (55.81%) JavaScript
4 125 (20.16%) T-SQL
5 110 (17.74%) Java
6 83 (13.39%) C++
7 51 (8.23%) VB.NET
8 50 (8.06%) PL/SQL
9 42 (6.77%) C
10 26 (4.19%) Python
11 18 (2.90%) F#
12 16 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.42%) VB
14 13 (2.10%) Ruby
15 11 (1.77%) GraphQL
16 10 (1.61%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.45%) Ada
17 9 (1.45%) Scala
17 9 (1.45%) VBScript
18 8 (1.29%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 110 (17.74%) Degree
2 46 (7.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.45%) MCSD
5 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.71%) QA
2 21 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 19 (3.06%) MiFID
4 18 (2.90%) SEPA
5 9 (1.45%) PMO
6 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.32%) TickIT
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (5.32%) Docker
2 11 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (2.90%) Opsview
2 14 (2.26%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.29%) Terraform
4 6 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.81%) Puppet
6 4 (0.65%) Ansible
7 2 (0.32%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.32%) Nagios
7 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.32%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.16%) Grafana
8 1 (0.16%) Graphite
8 1 (0.16%) Kibana
8 1 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 195 (31.45%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.35%) Oracle
3 20 (3.23%) Splunk
4 13 (2.10%) Google
4 13 (2.10%) Xamarin
5 11 (1.77%) SAP
5 11 (1.77%) VMware
6 8 (1.29%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.65%) Apple
7 4 (0.65%) JD Edwards
7 4 (0.65%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.48%) Charles River
8 3 (0.48%) New Relic
9 2 (0.32%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.32%) BT
9 2 (0.32%) IBM
9 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.16%) Dell
10 1 (0.16%) Sage
10 1 (0.16%) Symantec